Lenyeletse Mpetwane Seretse (25 June 19213 January 1983) was the second
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Botswana (, also ), officially the Republic of Botswana ( tn, Lefatshe la Botswana, label= Setswana; Kalanga: ''Hango yeBotswana''), is a landlocked country in Southern Africa
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from July 1980 until his death on 3 January 1983. From Serowe, Northern Botswana, Seretse was appointed Vice-President to placate his fellow Northerners following the assumption of Southerner Quett Masire
to the Presidency.
In 1937, Lenyeletse was sent to undertake Secondary School studies alongside Seretse Khama
at Tiger Kloof. Upon graduation in1944, Lenyeletse and Seretse were inducted into the Malekantwa age regiment
Vice-Presidents of Botswana
Botswana Democratic Party politicians